Paramount Communications Inc. considered teaming with Tele-Communications Inc. and Liberty Media Inc. to try to buy nearly half of Turner Broadcasting System Inc. earlier this year.
One of the exhibition industry's most successful graduates, Viacom chairman Sumner Redstone, is skedded to deliver NATO/ShoWest '94's keynote address March 8 in the Garland Ballroom of Bally's Hotel…
Confirming one of D.C.'s hottest rumors, the U.S. Telephone Assn. on Monday named White House deputy chief of staff Roy Neel president of the telco lobbying org, effective March 1.
Atlantis Communications Inc., an independent television producer in Canada, filed a prospectus in Ontario for an offering of 2,514,929 subordinate voting shares at C$ 14.50 ($ 10.97) a share. Net…
Broadcasters have received word from Sen. Strom Thurmond (R-S.C.) that he will seek an early vote from the Senate Commerce Committee in 1994 on a bill requiring that health warnings be attached to…
Vowing to send out strike consent cards to its members immediately, the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees wearily ankled the bargaining table early Saturday morning after failing to hammer…
The California Institute of the Arts said Friday that the Walt Disney Co. has established the Sharon Disney Lund Scholarship in Dance, a $ 500,000 endowment that will annually provide scholarships…
Discop Asia '93 closed Friday, with buyers and sellers bidding the event a mixed farewell until next year's event in September.
The seething debate over the WGAW computer bulletin board was finally put to rest Friday when a federal district court judge dismissed a lawsuit that would have reopened the public computer…
BCE Inc. may seek to finance its proposed investment in Jones Intercable Inc. by selling equity in BCE Telecom Intl. Inc., the unit making the investment.